Books and Media

Print Books & Other Materials in Library Catalogs

Digital Books & Reference Works

  • Axis360 – part of the Commonwealth eBook Collections.  Check out books for two week periods.  Download the apps for your phone or tablet and login with library barcode and PIN (Default PIN=Student ID#).  Includes current fiction and non-fiction.
  • Biblioboard – part of the Commonwealth eBook Collections.  Books, comic books, images, video and more.  Create a username and password in Massachusetts, then log-in anywhere.  Access in your browser or download the app for your tablet.
  • Boston Public Library on the Internet Archive – Read thousands of rare and research materials online thanks to the Boston Public Library partnership with the Boston Library Consortium and the Open Content Alliance.
  • Commonwealth eBook Collections – Downloadable ebooks as well as images, video and audio files.
  • Credo Reference – Collection of hundreds of major reference works. Off-Campus-login in with library barcode and PIN (default PIN=Student ID #).
  • eBook Central – Over 100,000 academic titles in all fields. Access Off Campus with a Wilkens Library barcode.
  • eBook Collection [EBSCO]: eBooks available through EBSCOhost. Off-Campus-login in with library barcode and PIN (default PIN=Student ID #).   
  • Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia [EBSCO] Off-Campus-login in with library barcode and PIN (default PIN=Student ID #).
  • GVRL: Gale Virtual Reference Library [Gale] Off-Campus-login in with library barcode and PIN (default PIN=Student ID #).
  • Literature Criticism Online [Gale] – access most volumes of the Short Story Criticism & Poetry Criticism series. Requires a Wilkens Library barcode off campus. Off-Campus-login in with library barcode and PIN (default PIN=Student ID #).
  • Merck Manuals – Professional version, Consumer version
  • New Britannica Library Access Off Campus with a Wilkens Library barcode.
  • STAT!REF:  Off campus-Login with Library barcode and PIN (PIN default=Student ID #) Medical/dental/nursing reference books. Download the app for access on your mobile device-read more on the Stat!Ref main page.

Digital Media & Sound

  • Fillms on Demand Thousands of streaming videos.

    On Campus or  Off Campus-login in with library barcode and PIN (default PIN=Student ID #).

Questions? Contact Wilkens Library Reference: (508) 362-2131 x4343